Blog Archives for December, 2013

CFI Calls on Indian Government to Protect LGBT Rights in Face of Supreme Court Decision

Michael De Dora — December 20, 2013

The Center for Inquiry has written the Indian Ambassador to the United States, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, to share serious concerns over a recent decision by the Indian Supreme Court to overturn a lower court's ruling striking down a law prohibiting "intercourse against the order of nature."

CFI Urges Senators to Ensure Secularists Protected by International Religious Freedom Envoy Bill

Michael De Dora — December 18, 2013

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) on Wednesday, December 17, 2013 urged leaders of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to ensure an international religious freedom bill before the Committee protects secularists and dissidents, including the non-religious.

Ohio: Urge Your State Rep to Reject Bill That Makes Religion an Excuse to Break the Law

Michael De Dora — December 17, 2013

Contact your state representative now and tell them to oppose a bill that would place religious beliefs and practices above the law. 

Michigan: Tell Your Lawmakers to Let Voters Decide on Abortion Initiative

Michael De Dora — December 05, 2013

The Michigan Legislature could soon vote on a dangerous petition initiative that would prohibit health insurance companies from including abortion coverage in their policies — even in cases of rape, incest, the mother’s health, and fetal issues — and we need your help urging them to not take it up. 

Indiana: Tell Your Legislative Leaders to Stop Constitutional Ban on Marriage Equality

Michael De Dora — December 02, 2013

Your elected officials are trying to write discrimination against gays and lesbians into the Indiana State Constitution — and we need your help to stop them. 

Advocacy Update — October/November 2013: ENDA, Vaccinations, and Birth Control at the Supreme Court

Michael De Dora — December 01, 2013

The Center for Inquiry's Office of Public Policy monthly update highlighting some of our recent activity for members and followers.